Monthly Archives: February 2018

Modern Scottish winter climbing fables #2: Apples and pears. (Well, just pears really)

When I trained to be a PE Instructor, there were two phrases hammered home. The first was, Strength is admirable, but strength without skill is naught and the second was; An expert in one field is a beginner when trying … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Modern Scottish winter climbing fables #1: Bright red trousers.

I had once spent a weekend in the company of those shocking red trousers when alongside the owner and Guy Robertson we had climbed in the far Northwest. But today, it was early, and I didn’t make the connection, it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment